Photography Tour at Kumbh Mela

Maha Kumbh Mela Photography Tour 2025

Updated on: May 18, 2024
Authored by: Ankur Saxena
Join our exclusive Maha Kumbh Mela Photography Tour in Prayagraj, designed for photographers of all levels. Capture vibrant rituals and spiritual moments with expert guidance. Enjoy luxury accommodations and an optional Varanasi extension. Book now for an unforgettable experience.
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Overview – Kumbh Mela Photography Tour

Join us for an exclusive photo tour capturing the world’s largest religious gathering, the Maha Kumbh Mela, in Prayagraj.

Kumbh Mela Photograhy Tour

This unique opportunity allows photographers to immerse themselves in the vibrant rituals, colourful ceremonies, and spiritual atmosphere of the Kumbh Mela. Our expert guides will help you navigate and capture the essence of this extraordinary event.

Tour Highlights

  • Dates: January 12 to February 28th, 2025
  • Location: Prayagraj, India
  • Group Size: Limited to 25 participants
  • Accommodation: Luxury tents near the main bathing point
  • Special Attractions: Shahi Snan by Naga Sadhus, various rituals, and daily life captures
  • Mentorship: Learn from experienced photographers

Itinerary – Kumbh Mela Photography Tour

Day 1: Arrival and Orientation

  • Arrive in Prayagraj, and check in to luxury tents.
  • Orientation and brief by the mentor.
  • Evening shoot of rituals along the Ganges.

Day 2-4: Capturing the Essence

  • Early morning shoots of sadhus and rituals.
  • Visit Akharas for portraits and candid shots.
  • Evening sessions capture the vibrant atmosphere.

Day 5: Final Captures and Departure

  • Early morning shoot along the riverbanks.
  • Departure after lunch.

Varanasi 8Optional Varanasi Extension

Capture the ancient city’s spiritual ambience, ghats, and rituals.


Detailed Description

This tour is designed for photographers of all levels who are eager to document the cultural and spiritual vibrancy of the Maha Kumbh Mela. Participants can access prime locations and times, ensuring the best photographic opportunities. The tour includes daily briefings and feedback sessions to help refine your skills and improve your photography.

Why Join This Tour?

  • Exclusive Access: Get close to the action with special permissions for photographers.
  • Professional Guidance: Benefit from the expertise of seasoned photographers.
  • Cultural Immersion: Experience the Kumbh Mela in depth, understanding the significance behind the rituals.
  • Comfortable Stay: Enjoy luxury accommodations with all modern amenities amidst the traditional setting.

Pricing – Kumbh Mela Photography Tour

Occupancy Type Indian Participants (INR)
Triple Occupancy ₹38,500 per person
Double Occupancy ₹59,500 per person
Single Occupancy ₹83,500 per person
Optional Varanasi Extension ₹15,000 per person


  • Luxury tent accommodation
  • Breakfast only (pure vegetarian)
  • Expert photography guidance
  • Packaged drinking water
  • Wi-Fi facilities


  • Travel expenses to/from Prayagraj
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance

Booking and Contact

Limited seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For booking and more information, visit Mahakumbh.

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